The Call of A Caregiver: Finding Comfort, Pursuing Purpose

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In this true story, Jessica Mast tells of the trials she and her late husband endured through the months of his illness and hospitalizations. Called by God as his caregiver, she shares all that she witnessed and experienced as she stood by his side day by day while clenching to the hope that God would heal him. However, when this illness took his life, Jessica was left a young widow at the age of 25. Buried in her grief and despair, she didn't know how she would survive not only this incredible loss but also the ...
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The Call of a Caregiver: Finding Comfort, Pursuing Purpose

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Overview

In this true story, Jessica Mast tells of the trials she and her late husband endured through the months of his illness and hospitalizations. Called by God as his caregiver, she shares all that she witnessed and experienced as she stood by his side day by day while clenching to the hope that God would heal him. However, when this illness took his life, Jessica was left a young widow at the age of 25. Buried in her grief and despair, she didn't know how she would survive not only this incredible loss but also the challenge of her faith in her beloved Savior, Jesus Christ. While feeling lost and alone, Jessica began to realize a new dimension of the love and heart of God. Join her on this journey of triumph over all that came against her when she felt that all was lost and see how God comes through as only He can.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781935507642
  • Publisher: Emerald House Group, Incorporated
  • Publication date: 6/30/2011
  • Pages: 208

Meet the Author

Jessica Mast was born and raised in South Carolina where she received her Bachelor's degree in Business Administration from Winthrop University in 2002. She was employed as an Executive Administrative Assistant for five years and is now a stay at home mom and author and doing her ultimate passion, sharing her story with others. Jessica and her husband, PJ, reside in the Greenville, SC, area with their daughters, Catherine and Elizabeth.
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Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Our Beginning: My Hopes and Dreams (August 2002-December 2005) 17

Chapter 2 On Our Way to the Hospital-The First Time (December 2005) 21

Chapter 3 From Optimism to the Unexpected (December 2005) 27

Chapter 4 God's Sustaining Power in New Territory (December 2005) 35

Chapter 5 Enjoying Home, But Not for Long (December 2005-January 2006) 45

Chapter 6 Our First ICU Experience and the Days After (January 2006) 55

Chapter 7 Startling News and an Unforeseen Turn (February 2006) 71

Chapter 8 More Unanswered Questions (February-March 2006) 77

Chapter 9 Endurance and a New Hope (March-April 2006) 85

Chapter 10 From a Setback to Finding Strength (April-May 2006) 91

Chapter 11 A New Dawn: Anticipating Health and Healing (May 2006) 95

Chapter 12 Settling into Our "New Home" (May 2006) 103

Chapter 13 Spiritual Healing and Blessings (May-June 2006) 113

Chapter 14 "Though I walk through the valley ... I will fear no evil"- Psalm 23:4(June 2006) 127

Chapter 15 Ushered into the Arms of Jesus (June 2006) 151

Chapter 16 God's Faithfulness in My Deepest Despair (June-August 2006) 165

Chapter 17 God's Eternal Purposes (August-November 2006) 181

Chapter 18 My Boaz (December 2006-December 2010) 189

Epilogue PJ Mast 197

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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 27, 2011

    Highly recommended

    this true story is very inspiring and you won't be able to put it down. It gives such hope and comfort and you will feel very encouraged. A must read for anyone facing a difficult situation or a struggle with faith!

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  • Posted August 23, 2011

    You don't want to miss this powerful story!

    I read the Call of a Caregiver in one day- couldn't put it down. This is a sweet story of love, loss, amazing healing, and finding joy again. Wow, what an encouraging book! Thank you, Jessica Mast.

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